This is a much more interesting question than most people realize. Any more, I only answer questions like this when the answers others provide seem to miss the point entirely.
- This question forces us to confront what we mean by “problems.”
- It also helps us clarify what we mean by “work.”
- However, it challenges us to think more deeply how and why the modern world actually does work in terms of providing people with the means to survive.
The modern world is an extremely complex system. The system is distributed and so complex that no central authority can describe how it works in any meaningful...